## Department of Mathematics, Rutgers

- Read about Ancient Egypt in Section 1.1 and Mesopotamia in 1.2. First homework due on Thursday Sept 21st, problems 28, 29, 30 in Chapter 1 on page 29.
- Read Chapter 2 and Chapter 3 up through section 3.2. Second homework due on Thursday Sept 28, problems 9, 11, 12 on pages 47-48, and problems 4, 15, and 17 on pages 90-91.
- Homework three is to do test prep problems, due on the day of Exam One.
- Read Chapter 7, up through Section 7.2. Turn in problems 1,2, and 3 from page 226 for Homework Four on Tuesday October 17, in class.
- Read the rest of Chapter 7. Turn in problem 18, 23 and 24.
- Read Chapter 8.
- Read Chapter 9 up through the end of 9.3.3. On Tuesday November 7, turn in problems 1, 2, and 3b, from Chapter 9 on page 318.
- Continue reading Chapter 9 up through Section 9.5, and start to read Chapter 10. On Thursday November 16, turn in

-Exercise 13 from Chapter 9 on page 319

-Exercise 2 from Chapter 10 on page 359.
- Your term papers are due on Tuesday, November 21.
- On Thursday Nov 30, turn in a description including 5 important historical persons, 5 important historical places, and 5 important historical things having to do with the history of mathematics. Describe who, where, why they were important, what was their impact, when they were around.